AMN Picks of the Week: Beauty School / Steve Olson / Pines / Karjalan Sissit / Weber and Vlatkovich / Rivener

Here is where I post, at a frequency of about once a week, a list of the new music that has caught my attention that week. All of the releases listed below I’ve heard for the first time this week and come recommended.

Beauty School (Chandler / Djill / Heule) – Residual Ugly (2015)
Steve Olson – Conversations (2015)
Pines – The Field Journal (2015)
Karjalan Sissit – Want You Dead (2015)
Mark Weber / Michael Vlatkovich – Elasticity (2012)
Rivener – Fires in Repose (2015)